Identification and Management of Women With BRCA Mutations or Hereditary Predisposition for Breast and Ovarian Cancer

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Dr. Sandhya Pruthi, consultant in the breast diagnostic clinic at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses her December 2010 Mayo Clinic Proceedings article http://tinyurl.com/3x2dr7v on diagnostic and management approaches to patients with BRCA mutations that put them at higher risk of breast and/or ovarian cancer.

Dr. Stepanek of Mayo Clinic discusses May 2010 Mayo Clin Proc article on noninvasive measurement of central vascular pressures

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Dr. Jan Stepanek, Consultant at Mayo Clinic, discusses the article (available at http://tinyurl.com/2bou4l4 ) “Noninvasive Measurement of Central Vascular Pressures With Arterial Tonometry: Clinical Revival of the Pulse Pressure Waveform?” published in the May 2010 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings ( www.mayoclinicproceedings.com ).

Dr. Fugate Discusses her May 2010 Mayo Clin Proc Article on Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome.

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Dr. Jennifer Fugate, Resident, Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, discusses her Mayo 2010 Mayo Clin Proc article (available at tinyurl.com/2bw3x6a ) on clinical and radiologic findings associated with posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome.

Dr. Gajic of Mayo Clinic discusses Mar 2010 Mayo Clin Proc Article on informatics infrastructure

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Dr. Ognjen Gajic, Consultant in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses his article on a Mayo-developed informatics infrastructure for syndrome surveillance, decision support, reporting, and modeling of critical illness.

Dr Wetter discusses Feb 2010 Mayo Clinic Proceedings article on Stevens-Johnson syndrome

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Dr. Wetter, Mayo Clinic dermatologist, discusses various features of Stevens-Johnson syndrome based on an article published in the February 2010 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings.

Dr Escobedo discusses January 2010 Mayo Clinic Proceedings article

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Dr. Jorge Escobedo of the Mexican Social Security Institute, Mexico City, discusses January 10 Mayo Clinic Proceedings (http://tinyurl.com/yjemrap) article describing a cohort of patients selected for the presence of coronary artery disease, duration of diabetes mellitus of 20 or more years, and microalbuminuria or macroalbuminuria.

Dr Shaji K Kumar of Mayo Clinic discusses Dec 2009 Mayo Clinic Proceedings article on updated mSMART Consensus Guidelines

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Dr. Shaji K Kumar, Associate Professor of Hematology and Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses updated Mayo Stratification of Myeloma and Risk-Adapted Therapy (mSMART) Consensus Guidelines (direct link available at http://tiny.cc/V2dk9 or visit journal at www.mayoclinicproceedings.com ). The identification of well-defined and reproducible prognostic factors and introduction of new therapies with unique modes of action and impact on disease outcome have for the first time...

Dr. Ayalew Tefferi of Mayo discusses December Mayo Clinic Proceedings article on primary myelofibrosis

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Dr. Ayalew Tefferi, Professor of Hematology and Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN, discusses the findings of the largest ever study with the most mature data currently available of patients with primary myelofibrosis younger than 60 years. These 176 patients were followed up for a median of 8 years or until death. Improvement in survival was noted in those with high- and moderate-risk disease but not in those with low-risk disease. These findings suggest a salutary effect of recent...

Dr. Greg Poland, Director of Mayo Vaccine Research Group, discusses H1N1 updates (Part 2)

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In this video recorded November 19, 2009, Dr. Gregory Poland, Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases and Director of the Mayo Vaccine Research group, discusses his review article to be published in the January 2010 issue of Mayo Clinic Proceedings ( www.mayoclinicproceedings.com ) review and to be published ahead of print in early December 2009 and provides updates on H1N1. In this segment of the interview, Dr. Poland addresses primarily a health care professional audience and...

Dr. Greg Poland, Director of Mayo Vaccine Research Group, provides H1N1 updates (Part 1)

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Dr. Greg Poland, Professor of Medicine and Infectious Diseases at Mayo Clinic and Director of the Mayo Vaccine Research Group, discusses his Mayo Clinic Proceedings review article on H1N1 (to be published ahead of print in early December 2009, available at www.mayoclinicproceedings.com ). In this segment of the interview, Dr. Poland discusses the continued importance of being vaccinated and the prospect of future waves of H1N! Infection, identifies the groups most at risk, discusses the...